The one day we all should celebrate, and is not recognised enough, is Teacher's Day. Most often, they are not rewarded enough for passing down their knowledge to us; grooming us to be who we are today. Therefore, finding the right gifts for them can be challenging. We’re here to help you out with that! Here is a list of unique gifts you can consider.

1. Customized Square Coasters

Best affordable gift

Price from RM9.20

shopping_cart Printcious Malaysia RM9.20

For an affordable price, you can create a customized coaster for your teacher. It can be a class picture, his or her favourite photo or any image you want. This gift will definitely make a mark on your teacher's desk.

2. Gift For Teacher Mug

Mug gift for teachers

Price from RM15.90

shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM15.90

Looking for a ready-made mug for your favourite teacher? This mug from My Mug would be your best bet. The mug comes with a design that says “The Best Teacher Gets The Special Mug”, it’s a gift that’s touching and practical at the same time!

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3. Chicken Soup for the Soul: Teacher Tales

Best memorable gift 

Price from RM59.90

shopping_cart Kinokuniya Malaysia RM59.90

The Chicken Soup series is known to make a great impact on the readers’ lives. Inspire and motivate your teacher with this special edition – Teacher Tales: 101 Inspiration Stories from Great Teachers and Appreciative Students – specially made for all teachers. This book consists of stories from various teachers and students, which makes it very personal and meaningful.

4. Morning Sunshine Teacher's Photo Mug

Best personalized gift for teachers

Price from RM49.00

shopping_cart Photobook Malaysia RM49.00

With this photo mug, you can personalize this with your teacher’s face or a picture of you and your classmates on it! You can even include a little message on it for them. Purchase this for your favourite teachers to express your gratitude to them!

5. BMW Fruit Basket

Best gift for lecturers and retired teachers

Price from RM149.00

shopping_cart Flower Chimp RM149.00

Fruit baskets are a great gift for teachers and lecturers. It is good for their health as a daily dose of fibre. Your teacher can also snack on them during their breaks in between classes. This fruit basket includes pears, grapes, kiwis and more!

6. Burton Menswear London Grey Paisley Tie

Best gift for male teachers

Price from RM34.50

shopping_cart Zalora Malaysia RM34.50

Getting a tie for your male teachers is a thoughtful gift. They’ll put it to good use, as they’re likely to wear a tie to work every day. This triangle jacquard tie features a paisley print for a modern look. It has hints of blue and purple on a grey background to easier match a black suit - which most men possess.

7. Multi-functional Mesh Desk Organizer

Best small gift for teachers

Price from RM20.29

shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM20.29

Without a doubt, a teacher will have a handful of stationaries. Help make their lives easier by getting them a stationary holder. This comes in a set of two pieces and has rubber feet underneath, making it sturdy so it won’t topple over easily.

8. Ashley Red Roses

Best for Female Teachers

Price from RM150.00

shopping_cart BloomThis RM150.00

Flowers will bring an instant smile and brighten any woman’s day. Show appreciation to your female teachers with this bouquet of red roses. It will be delivered to you in a beautifully-designed paper wrapping with a gift card.

 

9. Pilot Frixion Retractable Gel Ink Pen

Best useful gift

Price from RM59.00

shopping_cart Lazada Malaysia RM59.00

All teachers need to mark their students’ papers, make corrections and leave notes. So, what’s more useful then pens in different colours? It’ll always come in handy and you can’t get more practical than that. The best part - the pen's FriXion Ball Clicker technology allows the gel ink to be erasable. So no one makes a mess on papers!

10. Everyday Miracle Photobook

Best creative gift for teachers

Price from RM239.00

shopping_cart Photobook Malaysia RM239.00

Gather a few of your classmates or do it your own; a photo book filled with memories of your teacher is definitely a creative gift idea. It’ll make your teachers' day when they can look back on the fond memories of you and your classmates. This photobook comes in many different types and sizes – choose the one that suits your budget.

11. Customised Photo Rock

Best unique gift

Price from RM35.40

shopping_cart Printcious Malaysia RM35.40

If you have a favourite photo of your teacher or even a photo together, get this unique photo frame with a rough cut slate. It is a different way to show off how close you are to your teacher! It also comes with a stand so your teacher can easily put it on their desk.

Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thank you!

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